Stomach flu epidemic set to worsen in France

Stomach flu epidemic 'set to worsen' in France

If you’re feeling a bit under the weather in France, you’re far from alone.
The Sentinelles de l’Inserm, an online network of general practitioners and researchers, has announced that the gastroenteritis levels in France have been at “epidemic level” for two weeks.
Gastroenteritis or stomach flu, which many French refer to as ‘gastro,’ is an inflammation of the stomach and intestines caused by a bacterial or viral infection that typically results in vomiting and diarrhoea.
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